YB Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman is the current Youth and Sports Minister of the Federal Government. YB Syed Saddiq took over the position from YB Khairy Jamaluddin.
The Sports Minister serves as the Patron of SportExcel, giving his valuable advise and support to the organization. SportExcel is honoured to have YB Syed Saddiq on the team.
Mr Sivanandan Chinnadurai is known more fondly as Cikgu Siva is a former school teacher from Sungai Petani, Kedah. He shares his enthusiasm in junior sporting development by serving as the Executive Director of SportExcel. He oversees the daily operations of SportExcel and ensure the best operation for the foundation. Once a sportsman himself, he is still very active, albeit his age.
He is very hands on and very much involved in the organization of various SportExcel competitions, whether at national level or international level. Under his leadership, SportExcel has managed to forge international cooperation with various international organizations for the benefit of the junior athletes. Among them are the Hills Golf Academy, True-vision, and others.
Siva feels that he has much more work to do to help further improve the general standard of Malaysian junior athletes and will be continuously working hard to make his and the nation’s dream of creating world class athletes.